Adults Share their Faith

Adults Share their Faith

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Adults can share their faith by participating in these Genesis ministries and missions.

Ministry

  • Serve in Worship. Genesis is a volunteer-driven community and we need you to make things work! It takes many people in different roles to make a worship service happen. You can serve during in-person worship in the following ways.
    • Altar Guild. The Altar Guild prepares the Worship Room on Saturdays for Sunday worship services. Individuals serve on a rotational basis.
    • Greeter. Greeters welcome people, share a kind word, open a door, and lend a helping hand as people enter the church.
    • Welcome Host. The welcome hosts are in the gathering hall to greet and assist guests each Sunday.
    • Usher. The church ushers welcome people, offer them a bulletin and help them get seated in our worship room. They help those with special needs and provide directions as needed.
    • Communion Steward. Communion Stewards prepare the bread and juice prior to the service, and serve the communion elements during worship.
    • Audio / Video Technician. The AV team control the audio and video portion of our worship services from the back of the worship room.
    • Worship Coordinator. The Worship Coordinator’s responsibility is to make sure the worship room is prepared, and that all worship servants and items needed for the service are in place.
    • Coffee Host. Join the Coffee Hosts in setting up, refilling and cleaning up our coffee fellowship time.
    • Counter. The Counter’s responsibility is to help count and deposit the offering.
  • Serve in the church office by helping with mailings, answering phones, etc.
  • Serve in the Children’s or Youth Ministries as a mentor, class leader or help with confirmation classes.
  • Facilitate an Adult Sunday School class, Fellowship or Life Group.
  • Coordinate a churchwide or small group event.
  • Participate in Genesis Music Ministries
    • choir,
    • handbells,
    • praise team,
    • instrumental assemble,
    • approach Marla about doing a special one-time event
    • lead music with the children’s group or with youth
    • participate in production of plays or musicals
      • act, sing, do prop work or stage decorating
  • Participate in Genesis Care Ministries
    • Participate in Prayer Ministry events
    • Take Spiritual Gifts Class
    • Make Congregational Care Calls
    • Join the Stephen Ministry team
    • Attend New Journey… for widowed persons
    • Join the Make-A-Dish Ministry
    • Send books to those grieving
    • Join the Card Ministry

Missions

From Pam Smith Email 08/30/2021
  • You can sign up to work the Dorcas Food pantry (sign up link here)
  • Kingswood Elementary, adopt a teacher, tutor, food pantry, or Christmas project (mission info here)
  • Attend a church event where there is a mission involved; Habitat for Humanity, Down East Disaster, Rise against Hunger recovery, Chatham Commons Nursing Home, Church wide food drive, etc.
  • Get involved with the youth or children and teach them ways to help others.
  • A simple way is to say hello to someone at church and ask how their week is going.
  • Send a card to someone who needs a kind thought in the congregation,
  • Pray Daily or Weekly for those in need